55 Philpot Street

Early 19th century terraced house. | Part of 43-69 Philpot Street

Historic England list description for 43-69 Philpot Street
Contributed by Amy Smith, Survey of London on Aug. 26, 2016

Excerpt from Historic England list entry for 43-69 Philpot Street (listed at Grade II):

PHILPOT STREET E1 1. 4431 (West Side) Nos 43 to 69 (odd) TQ 3481 15/502 II GV 2. An early C19 symmetrical terrace divided in the centre (between Nos 55 and 57) by the entrance to Ashfield Street. Yellow stock brick with stone coping and stucco band above ground floor. Centre block, Nos 49 to 55 and Nos 57 to 63, have a higher brick parapet than the 2 ends of the terrace. 3 storeys and basement, 2 windows each. Gauged flat arches to recessed windows with glazing bars in semi-circular headed recesses on 1st floor. Ground floor windows round headed and with gothic glazing bars except those of Nos 65, 67 and 69 which have gauged flat arches and no gothic glazing bars. Round headed doors with fanlights and mostly fluted or panelled pilasters. Doors of Nos 43, 55 and 57, on returns to adjacent streets, have keystones with plaster heads and decorated impost bands.

Nos 43 to 69 (odd) form a group.1


  1. Historic England, National Heritage List for England, list entry number: 1065110 (online: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list- entry/1065110, accessed 26 August 2016). 

North elevation of 55 Philpot Street, photographed in 2015
Contributed by Amy Smith, Survey of London

Early nineteenth-century terraced houses in Philpot Street, 2016
Contributed by Derek Kendall

Early nineteenth-century terraced houses in Philpot Street, 2016
Contributed by Derek Kendall